Our ancestors in their own words. In this issue: a pioneer diary.
Great books to add to your roots reading list.
History holds many tales of folks who claimed false ancestral origins. We'll tell you about six of them.
A peek behind the scenes of "Who Do You Think You Are?" with Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak.
Communities’ stories are told in the threads of signature quilts.
Knowing popular given names of a particular period can help you identify your ancestor in databases, indexes and records.
Are you lost at sea in your search for ancestral maiden names? We'll show you 10 places to lay anchor and find your female forebears.
Tools for taking care of your family's legacy. In this issue: caring for an heirloom collection
Were the data on Social Security card applications verified? Expert answers for your genealogical questions.
Do ship manifests from the Baltimore City Archives still exist? Expert answers for your genealogical questions.